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  • Trump stand-ins struggle to defend nominee

    WASHINGTON – Donald Trump isn’t making it easy for top supporters and advisers, from his running mate on down, to defend him or explain some campaign ...
    Aug. 29, 2016 - 12:44 am
  • Italy probes whether negligence played role in earthquake toll

    AMATRICE, Italy – Italian authorities are vowing to investigate whether negligence or fraud in adhering to building codes played a role in the high de ...
    Aug. 29, 2016 - 12:41 am
  • Studies: Illinois' fixed-tuition law drives up out-of-state students' costs, fees for all

    CHAMPAIGN – The Illinois law that locks in tuition rates for in-state students appears to have the unintended effect of driving up tuition for out-of- ...
    Aug. 29, 2016 - 12:38 am
  • 2 Chicago men charged in shooting of Dwyane Wade's cousin

    CHICAGO – Two brothers who were on parole for prior criminal activity have been charged with first-degree murder in the shooting death of the cousin o ...
    Aug. 29, 2016 - 12:37 am
  • Public star-viewing party set at Afton Forest Preserve

    The Northwest Suburban Astronomers, in cooperation with the DeKalb County Forest Preserve District, will host a public star party Sept. 3 at the Afton ...
    Aug. 29, 2016 - 12:37 am
  • DeKalb police reports

    Note to readers: Information in Police Reports is obtained from the DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office and city police departments. Individuals listed in ...
    Aug. 29, 2016 - 12:47 am
  • Mixed weather doesn't turn away large turnout to 39th annual Corn Fest

    DeKALB – The rain didn’t go away this weekend, but neither did festivalgoers as Corn Fest wrapped up its 39th year in DeKalb.
    Aug. 28, 2016 - 11:54 pm
  • Waterman Lions Club donates books

    Waterman Lion Leonard Johnson presents Scott McClure, sixth- and seventh-grade social studies teacher at Indian Creek Middle School in Waterman, a che ...
    Aug. 27, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • TAILS visits Barb City Manor

    DeKalb's Barb City Manor residents and staff enjoyed making many new friends during a recent visit from TAILS Humane Society volunteers and animals.
    Aug. 27, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • ‘Vacation Destination’ trivia at Oak Crest

    Residents and community friends recently enjoyed an evening of trivia at the DeKalb Area Retirement – Oak Crest. Larry Werline, quiz master challenged ...
    Aug. 27, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Vendors sought for Autumn Craft & Treasures Market

    The Sycamore Music Boosters is accepting vendor applications for the annual Autumn Craft & Treasures Market during the Sycamore Pumpkin Festival on Oc ...
    Aug. 27, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Quilts, fiber art items sought for show

    DeKalb County Quilters’ Guild is preparing for the 2016 Quilt and Fiber Arts Show on Oct. 1 and 2 at the DeKalb Park District Sports & Recreation Cent ...
    Aug. 27, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Kiwanis take on duffel bag service project

    Several years ago, the Kiwanis Club of Sycamore became aware of a local need: Foster children taken into care frequently have no luggage for transport ...
    Aug. 27, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Hy-Vee thanks local police officers

    Hy-Vee employees said "thank you" to local police officers for their service to the community by providing them a free lunch on Aug. 11. Sycamore, DeK ...
    Aug. 27, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Illinois' pension payment expected to increase by $400M

    SPRINGFIELD – Illinois’ contribution to the state’s largest public-pension fund is expected to increase by more than $400 million next year because th ...
    Aug. 27, 2016 - 1:01 am
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